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Trillium Woods Scholarship Program
Application status: Closed

Trillium Woods has established a scholarship program to assist Trillium Woods associate employees and children of employees who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs.

This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance, and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team. Awards for this scholarship are granted to eligible recipients without regard to creed, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or national origin.

 

Applicants to the Trillium Woods Scholarship Program must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be dependent* children, age 24 and under, of Trillium Woods associate employees who have a minimum of six (6) months of employment with the company and at least 520 work hours in the 6 months ending at the application deadline date
    *Dependent children are defined as biological, step- or legally adopted children living in the associate employee’s household or primarily supported by the associate employee.

OR

  • Be Trillium Woods associate employees who have a minimum of six months of employment with the company and at least 200 work hours in the 6 months ending at the application deadline date

AND

  • Be high school seniors or graduates (with a high school diploma or GED), current college undergraduates or graduate students
  • Plan to enroll in full-time or part-time study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, vocational-technical school for at least one semester in the upcoming academic year

Awards

Funds for awards are provided by charitable contributions from Trillium Woods residents and their families.

The number and size of awards will vary annually based on available funds and the number of eligible applicants.

Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Awards may be used for undergraduate study, graduate study, and vocational-technical certificate programs at accredited institutions.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic performance, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, a statement of career and educational goals and objectives, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an online recommendation.

Financial need is not considered.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Trillium Woods play a part in the selection.

Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Notification

All applicants will be notified in late June.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Trillium Woods  Payment is made in August.

Financial Literacy Support

Award recipients will be given access for a year to WhichWay, a financial literacy tool with interactive financial education modules containing tools and tips that include the following topics:

  • Understanding Basics of Budgeting
  • Achieving Goals
  • Creating and Maintaining a Budget
  • Paying for College
  • Understanding Credit
  • Obtaining Credit
  • Applying for Financial Aid
  • Managing Credit Cards
  • Managing Student Loans While in School
  • Managing Debt
  • Repaying Student Loans

Participation in Scholarship America’s financial literacy tool, WhichWay is offered to scholarship recipients. Recipients will be invited to register online to participate in financial education activities to help guide a student to financial stability and success.

As part of your application, you must upload the following:

  • A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken.

NOTE: If you are providing SAT or ACT test scores, and those scores are not listed on your high school transcript, you will need to upload a copy of your test score report(s) separately. If you are uploading a college transcript, those scores are not required.

One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than May 5, 2022 3:00 pm.

Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.

Trillium Woods has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you the Scholarship America Student Hub!
By beginning an application, you consent to Trillium Woods using your personal data to contact you with reminders and offers of assistance with application completion.